Monthly Archives: June 2018

YLG Opportunity at the ULI Fall Meeting

We encourage ULI Young Leaders to sign up for Coffee Connections at the ULI Fall Meeting in Boston. This program was launched in 2017 with the goal of better integrating our young leaders with ULI senior members by coordinating brief (45min) meetings over coffee. The program was a huge success in LA with participants gaining powerful insights and creating lasting connections with their mentors. This year, five Coffee Connections applicants will also be selected for an exclusive opportunity to join a ULI Product Council as a Fall Meeting guest. If you … Read More

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Thank you notes from our friends in the Pathways Program

ULI Pathways is underway in Mr. Elijah Watson’s 7th grade class at Ranson Middle school. During the time in the classroom, the students, have been learning the concepts of trade-offs, risk, public good, supply and demand, and opportunity costs that impact their lives daily.  Students get a gut level understanding of how these forces influence the decisions developers make in their proposals for design, market demand, city revenues, and investor returns.  We work with the students in creating their own towns with Legos so that they are  able to think outside … Read More

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Pro forma Modeling with Excel: Construction Draws and Rent Roll

Pro forma Modeling with Excel: Construction Draws and Rent Roll July 16, 18, 23, and 25, 2018 | 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. ET This four-part online program will help build your financial modeling and Excel skills. You will learn more advanced Excel functions for valuation, amortization, rent roll, construction and permanent financing, construction draws, and cash flows.  Each session is recorded and will be available to registrants for 60 days.

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WLI Prologis Fall Meeting Scholarship Application Period Open

Ten scholarships are awarded to female applicants who have seven or more years in the industry and have taken leadership roles in their District Council or at the national level. The scholarship covers expenses and registration to the Fall Meeting. Recipients are assigned a mentor active with WLI who takes the winner to her Product Council events at the meeting. This scholarship has been generously funded by Prologis since 2015. Please share this opportunity with your qualified female members. They do not have to be involved with WLI to submit … Read More

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ULI Charlotte Welcomes New Members!

Welcome new members from May 14th to June 11th! Visit to learn more about resources and opportunities available to new members.       Timothy Cobb, University of North Carolina Charlotte Thomas Ralston, THR Properties Michael Wickline, Design Resource Group, PA Vicky Landman, Landman Gretchen Coperine, City Chad Wright, BB&T Brent Royall, Colliers International Hy Nguyen, DPR Associates, Inc. Patrick Domville, CapRock LLC Clay Henderson, Wells Fargo Joshua McPherson, Auburn University Brittany Mullmann, Firt American Title Insurance Company Lilias John, City of Charlotte Neighborhood & Business Services

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Renowned Real Estate Industry Leader W. Edward Walter Is ULI’s New Global CEO

W. Edward “Ed” Walter, a widely renowned real estate industry leader and most recently the Steers Chair in Real Estate at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, is the new global chief executive officer. Walter, who joined ULI’s executive team on June 11, has taken the position formerly held by Patrick L. Phillips, who led the Institute for nine years. Walter brings to ULI more than 35 years of management experience in the real estate profession across a variety of disciplines including hotels, multifamily, and land development, with a strong … Read More

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Making the Case for Great Neighborhood Spaces

Join a discussion about the Assembly: Civic Design Guidelines, a groundbreaking publication that provides a checklist for action in support of civic life. Presented by Suzanne Nienaber, Partnerships Director, Center for Active Design. – RSVP to – Participation limit is 50.

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RECAP – Ride & Talk: Development along the LYNX Blue Line Extension

On June 7, 2018, ULI members participated in a program taking us along the new LYNX Blue Line Extension and learning about the plans and projects along the newly opened line.  Below are notes on what we heard during the tour: Sugar Creek Station – speakers included Tony Kuhn, Flywheel; Scott Fuller, Legacy Real Estate Advisors. Station House is reuse, creative office, retail space.  Phase 1: Creative Office: 56,000 SF; Container Office: 21,500 SF; Retail: 11,600 SF.  Phase 2: 81,000 SF Creative Office.  367 surface parking spots.  Will have dining on … Read More

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